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medical ACO's came out on Jan 1 , 2012. How does that affect you and your diabetes and provider?

Started Mar 9, 2013 0 Replies

Has anybody looked into this new ACO rules and operation adn how they might be affected yet.I found a concerning set of comments about this and attached the article.My concern is that one can be…Continue

latest research/findings on how metformin works Jan 6, 2013

Started Feb 15, 2013 0 Replies

Science News... from universities, journals, and other research organizationsMost-Used Diabetes Drug Works in Different Way Than Previously ThoughtJan. 6, 2013 — A team, led by senior author Morris…Continue

New Findings-research on how metformin works Jan 6, 2013

Started Feb 15, 2013 0 Replies

Science News... from universities, journals, and other research organizationsMost-Used Diabetes Drug Works in Different Way Than Previously ThoughtJan. 6, 2013 — A team, led by senior author Morris…Continue

latest report from ADA - EASD joint committee.

Started this discussion. Last reply by jims May 7, 2012. 4 Replies

i have attaced the latest report from ADA - EASD joint committee on managing hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes.fyiContinue

 

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jims replied to Brian (bsc)'s discussion 'The Tipping Point on Nutrition Advice Concerning Fat'
"Yes, but as long as i fry my white rice in olive oil, my blood glucose does not spike through the roof. This whole focus on low fat is technically stupid and wrong. Fats help slow down the digestive process so the body is not hammered with glucose…"
Jun 24
jims replied to Brian (bsc)'s discussion 'The Tipping Point on Nutrition Advice Concerning Fat'
"Well, here we go with Wall Street Book Review today June 5, 2014 on a book by Nina Teicholz titled The Big Fat Surprise. The lead states The Worst Diet in US History.. Regarding this low fat diets and crusade about saturated fats was preventing…"
Jun 23
jims replied to PumpGirl's discussion 'wheat and high blood sugar'
"PumpGirl: blessings and thanks and have a great day. This ole warhorse thanks you. At 66, some would say I am still a young kid."
Jun 8
jims replied to Nyadach's discussion 'Newly diagnosed T2 reversal research'
"I also believe there is this incredible thinking that a properly operating body can eat all sorts of glucose generating food and not suffer any consequences. The human body as infinite energy dump. My read is different. Each T2 body can only…"
Jun 7
jims replied to Nyadach's discussion 'Newly diagnosed T2 reversal research'
"Yup, Terry; I agree. My read is by getting the daily glucose generation by liver release (dawn effect and leakage) and diet generation cut back to rational levels - i would use word balance in that bodily consumption of glucose matches needs and…"
Jun 7
jims replied to PumpGirl's discussion 'wheat and high blood sugar'
"Terry: excellent: As a kid back in 50'6/60's got all that crap about margarine and how the poisoness transfat was better for your health. The cartoon I like was the cartoon with the picture of the margarine section of the glass…"
Jun 5
jims replied to PumpGirl's discussion 'wheat and high blood sugar'
"Terry: bless and thank you for your comments. I forgot to include the full editorial for those who do not get this:"
Jun 5
jims replied to PumpGirl's discussion 'wheat and high blood sugar'
"Well here we are - the worst diet in US history - wall street journal: Well, here we go with Wall Street Book Review today June 5, 2014 on a book by Nina Teicholz titled The Big Fat Surprise. The lead states The Worst Diet in US History.. Regarding…"
Jun 5
jims replied to Diabetic Dad's discussion 'Tight control?'
"Very good excellent comments and thanks. I agree. Best wishes."
Jun 3
jims replied to PumpGirl's discussion 'wheat and high blood sugar'
"What can I say; 30 years ago I cut sugars and snacks, candies. That was not enough. Today I have cut grains, rice and starch and very carefully control portion size and that finally helped to knock down the T2 into control. ( and eat to my meter) In…"
Jun 3
jims replied to Infodigger's discussion 'BBC article on T2 helped by eating two meals a day'
"I am not here to get into a riot. First off watching my cgms for a year and a half; I found empirically that 3 meals a day, no snacks and on a railroad schedule helped stop the wicked liver dumps on my bad signalling liver. Apparently this article…"
Jun 3
jims replied to Infodigger's discussion 'BBC article on T2 helped by eating two meals a day'
"Silvertresses: you will get no row from jims. Just glad it works for you, blessings and thank you for sharing!"
Jun 2
jims replied to Mike Jarboe's discussion 'Invokana for Type 2...questions'
"That is very interesting results. Thank you for sharing!"
Jun 1
jims replied to Craig's discussion 'Being Diabetic is your own fault?'
"excellent comments and on the mark! Thank you!"
May 30
jims replied to Craig's discussion 'Being Diabetic is your own fault?'
"Look, many of you have made excellent comments. When are we going to see the science and research that analyzes glucose flow and utilization after digestion and where does it go? There is this idiotic idea that the hunter gatherer body can absorb…"
May 30
jims replied to Jen's discussion 'Curious ...'
"yes, i was on cgms for a year and a half and found that extremely revealing and helpful. There are a real bunch of bum ideas and misinformation out there to lead one astray. Today i am off that having learned a ton about my body and what the…"
May 30

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Type 2 diabetes
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Date diagnosed
June 10, 1989
Most recent HbA1C %, date of result (optional)
6.4
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Oral, Shots, Diet and Exercise
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At 5:42pm on April 21, 2014, rick the "Blogabetic" said…

Jims congratulations on being named a featured member of the week.

At 1:57pm on April 21, 2014, Linda G said…

BRAVO on being a FEATURED MEMBER jims!

At 11:45pm on April 25, 2013, nel said…

How nice to see you joined the Canucks ...welcome jims :)

At 8:34pm on November 24, 2012, JaninaWalker said…

Great to hear those details and the list of supplements as I am very much in favour of them. This month I had LDL of 2.11 mmol and HDL of 2.15 and a ratio of 2.07 and I attribute it to the supplements I take, but I stopped 5 days ahead of the tests so it would not interfere with the machinery and test pads giving accurate results. I still haven't started back on the MultiVitMin as I am considering some tests that I want to do without supplements to see my reduced level due to age.

Then I will go back on the DHEA and more that really help. I've been off DHEA since around June and I feel OLD in comparison.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ONSF_HPGx-Q&NR=1&feature=endscreen

A full National Georgraphic show on Anabolic Steroids....good explanation
45 minutes

It is not illegal to take steroids if one is not competing and the only concern is not to take too much. I make sure I research enough. I feel a LOT worse not taking it.

At 8:32pm on November 6, 2012, Linda G said…

Hello! How Do You Do, and HAPPY BIRTHDAY to you jims....
Best Wishes NOW....and for the rest of the year!
Have a GREAT "ME" DAY :)
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Hey, why don't you come join us in the TuD chat room?
You'll see us at the bottom of the home page.
We have a great time getting to know each other, sharing info and lots of laughs :)
It's on right now!
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At 4:38pm on November 6, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Down slope. I guess i Am all ready there. Soon to be 86 and a Navy veteran of WW2 still very active especially in this diabetes war. Warm Wishes. Reed

At 1:05pm on November 6, 2012, SEAGATOR said…

Happy,Happy Birthday,jims. I wish for you a most wonderful day. ENJOY!!!

At 9:01pm on July 19, 2012, Peetie said…

Hey Jims. I see you haven't posted for awhile. Hope you are okay.

At 5:50pm on February 22, 2012, Peetie said…

Hey Jims! Please don't stop posting. We all benefit from your experience. Joanne

At 7:39am on October 13, 2010, Doris D said…
I really hope you enjoy it here with our family! Great advice and great learning from other's too!
 
 
 

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